Course code TMP100

TMP100 Mechanical Engingeering and Process Technology

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Course responsible: Odd Ivar Lekang
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2016-2017
Course contents:
The course provides an introduction to selected key components in mechanical and process engineering. Components that will be looked at are, for example engines / engine principles, pumps and compressors. Furthermore, the technologies for extraction and processing of oil and gas, both from traditional fosil sources and based on biological sources. Biorefinery technology for the production of biodiesel / biogas / bioethanol, bioplastics will also be discussed. Each student will during the course put themselves into a single topic, search information on their own and present the results to the other course participants
Learning outcome:
After completing the course the student should know the structure and function of the important components in mechanical and process engineering.
Learning activities:
Lectures, practicals and presentation.
Teaching support:
Practicals under supervision
Syllabus:
Literaure presented in the lectures and uploaded on Fronter
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
A presentation must be approved befor the final written exam.
Assessment:
Written examination, 3 hours.
Nominal workload:
Lectures, presentation and homework, approx. 150 hours.
Entrance requirements:
Special requirements in Science
Reduction of credits:
TMPP100, 3 ECTS credits
Type of course:
Lectures and practicals, approx. 50 hours, 2+2 hours per week.
Examiner:
The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidates exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.
Examination details: Continuous exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått